Posts: Show Us Your Love 2012 Contest

I Love Penn Treaty Park

Historic Penn Treaty Park is the only park in Philadelphia which is located on the beautiful Delaware River. It is the hidden jewel of the Riverwards! It was founded in…

“Shofuso” by Christina Arlt

"Shofuso" by Christina Arlt

“Playing with Friends” by Ainyae Holmes

"Playing with Friends" by Ainyae Holmes

“Pennypack Park” by Andy Milczarek

Recently diagnosed with cancer I found myself taking walks and enjoying the serenity of Pennypack Park in 2 different places. I frequent the park just off of Verree Rd. near…

“My Community Park” by Lylah, age 6

This is a picture my daughter made, depicting one of our many, lovely, functions in the park. We are members of The Cobbs Creek West Community Association.

“Love Blooms in the Park” by Dorothy Stiles

"Love Blooms in the Park" by Dorothy Stiles

Parks hold a place in the hearts of everyone. Just the thought of a favorite park evokes childhood memories, feelings of closeness with nature, relaxation and wonder. For many, parks…

“Park Love” by Dominick Vinciguerra

"Park Love" by Dominick Vinciguerra

I remember when i was 3-4 years old my family always took me to fdr park.we used to ride the paddle boats,go fishing,and play on the swing sets around the…

“Farimount Park” by Erin Shaughnessy

My favorite park is Fairmount Park because I cleaned it last year so there’s not as much litter.

“Lookin’ for Love at Starr Garden” by Kate Julyan

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“The Park” by Fran Burns

At the park, I get to see Some of the most amazing things to me Smiles from ear to ear Laughs and giggles for all to hear Kids running and…

“Detours Turn Destinations: 3 Perfect Dates brought to you by Philly Parks” by Julia Hillengas

1. The cookie cutter First Friday date becomes special the moment you suggest a detour down to the Delaware riverside. Upon entering the Race Street Pier, a sense of magic…

“Vernon Park is for the Birds!!” by Mia A. Bird

"Vernon Park is for the Birds!!" by Mia A. Bird

“Norris Square Park” by Americorps NCCC

View the video submission by the Americorps NCCC!

“Magnolia Terrace Gardens” by Peter Yilanjian

My favorite park is Magnolia Terrace Gardens. It’s near my office, and I love going there when the weather is nice to get away from things, eat lunch, or catch…

“My Inheritance” by Sheri McDougall

"My Inheritance" by Sheri McDougall

It is not everyday you find out that you have been left a house. But when you do find out, you explore. The house I inherited is fully furnished, has…